DESGUA: Training Educators in Mayan Communities

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Securing Our Environment

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of securing our environment Wangari Mathai is one of the women who made our environment decorative.She was born in 1940 in Ihithe village at Nyeri she was educated in the United States at Mount st Scholastica and the university of Pittsburgh as well as university of Nairobi in 1970 she founded a Green Belt Movement a non governmental organisation focused on environmental conservationand women's rights.In 1984 she was awarded the right livelihood and in 2004 she became the first African woman to receive the Nobel prize for her contribution to sustainable development democracy and peace she has shown Kenya the importance of preserving the environment she is so wonderful and merciful to give our country what it deserves and make it look beautiful.Thank you to our mother Wangari Mathai. Read more.
Related to project keywords: sustainable development, united states, receive, women, woman

Changing Lives,through Acts Of Services

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Magonjo-wakiso, Uganda
Map of Changing Lives,through acts of services Watot church though its call group or fellowships does "Seed projects"as acts of love to transform the communities. There is this particular project, i was a part of.Thos cell group adopted an HIV affected family. In this family there was a widow and her grandson.As a cell, we adopted this family, visiting the family after worth material support like sugar,rice,soap and salt. We also gave belonging and acceptance to this family by bringing them along with us in the cell meetings, we would pray and encourage each other. We further worked within our networks,to help the lady receive medication.Unfortunatly the lady died but as ceel were fully involved in the process. Read more.
Related to project keywords: changing lives, transform, receive, communities, process

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Project Leader

Anna Grewe

Quetzaltenango, Quetzaltenango Guatemala

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